The Florida Senate has passed a gambling that is sweeping bill that would put slot devices at dog and horse racetrack facilities in eight counties outside South Florida.
That likely won’t sit well with voters nor the seminole that is powerful, the latter that is calling regarding the state to pass legislation that could essentially keep business as always.
Florida Senate member Bill Galvano, seen here sitting in his chamber that is comfy chair wants to expand gambling in the Sunshine State, but the Seminoles oppose his legislation.
Senate Bill 8, introduced by State Sen. Bill Galvano (R-District 21), would in trade grant the Seminoles’ five casinos with the right to include craps and roulette in addition to blackjack. Additionally, the Seminoles would be allowed to build two additional full-scale casinos in the coveted South Florida region.
Needlessly to say, the heavily GOP that is controlled Senate passed SB 8 by a vote of 32-6. ‘SB 8 is an important step in finalizing a statewide approach that respects all stakeholders, modernizes Florida gaming regulations, and maximizes income,’ Galvano said via Twitter.
The tribe disagrees.
The Seminoles are thought to prefer maintaining status quo when it comes to expansion, and a house video gaming bill that’s been introduced would do exactly that. However the group that is indiann’t too keen on that bill either, once the legislation would need them to provide Leer más